Month: June 2009

Olympus PEN E-P1 Sample Photos Posted at DigiCamReview (Cameras)

Posted by – June 28, 2009

Olympus PEN E-P1 Sample Photo

DigiCamReview.com have posted sample photos from the brand new Olympus PEN E-P1 production model, bought from Jessops in the UK. The E-P1 is now widely available in the UK from most camera stores.

View Olympus PEN E-P1 Sample Photos at DigiCamReview.

The world’s smallest digital camera with changeable lens, it features the same size sensor as other Olympus Digital SLRs (meaning better image quality with all the low-noise benefits of a DSLR), but with a camera body and lens size much more in line with a compact point and shoot such as the Canon G10! It is be available with a compact 17mm lens (34mm equivalent, UK Price with viewfinder £749), and 14-42mm 3x zoom lens (28 – 84mm equivalent, UK Price £699). It’s also available with both lenses for £849 (including VAT and free postage) for the 14-42mm Black & 17mm Silver Pancake Lenses & VF-1 External Optical View Finder Kit with Silver body. The camera features dust reduction, a 12.3 megapixel live view sensor, 720p video recording (1280×720) with stereo sound and HDMI out, anti-shake sensor, 3″ screen, 3fps shooting, SDHC support, and ISO100 – 6400.

The Olympus PEN E-P1 Unboxed (Cameras) Pics

Posted by – June 27, 2009

Olympus PEN E-P1

This is a brand new Olympus PEN E-P1 production model, bought from Jessops in the UK, they are now widely available in the UK from most camera stores.

Olympus PEN E-P1

The world’s smallest digital camera with changeable lens, it features the same size sensor as other Olympus Digital SLRs (meaning better image quality with all the low-noise benefits of a DSLR), but with a camera body and lens size much more in line with a compact point and shoot such as the Canon G10! It is be available with a compact 17mm lens (34mm equivalent, UK Price with viewfinder £749), and 14-42mm 3x zoom lens (28 – 84mm equivalent, UK Price £699). It’s also available with both lenses for £849 (including VAT and free postage) for the 14-42mm Black & 17mm Silver Pancake Lenses & VF-1 External Optical View Finder Kit with Silver body. The camera features dust reduction, a 12.3 megapixel live view sensor, 720p video recording (1280×720) with stereo sound and HDMI out, anti-shake sensor, 3″ screen, 3fps shooting, SDHC support, and ISO100 – 6400.

Olympus PEN E-P1

Olympus PEN E-P1

Olympus PEN E-P1

Olympus PEN E-P1

Click for more photos here: Olympus PEN E-P1 Unboxed Gallery
Update: View Olympus PEN E-P1 Sample Photos at DigiCamReview

Olympus E-P1 Micro Four Thirds Camera Announced (Early) (Cameras)

Posted by – June 15, 2009

Olympus E-P1
The Olympus E-P1 is the new micro four thirds Digital camera from Olympus, and is the world’s smallest digital camera with changeable lens, it features the same size sensor as other Olympus Digital SLRs (meaning much better image quality with all the low-noise benefits of a DSLR), but with a camera body and lens size much more in like with a compact point and shoot such as the Canon G10! It will be available with a compact 17mm lens (34mm equivalent), and 14-42mm 3x zoom lens (28 – 84mm equivalent). More pics at Engadget. The camera will feature dust reduction, a 12.3 megapixel live view sensor, SD card support, 720p video recording (1280×720), 3″ screen and ISO6400 (source). Update: Full details now on DigiCamReview.com

Casio Exilim EX-H10 Ultra Zoom Announced (Cameras)

Posted by – June 11, 2009

Casio Exilim H10

Casio has announced the new Casio Exilim EX-H10 – a new pocket zoom camera with a wide angle 24mm 10x optical zoom lens, 12 megapixel anti-shake sensor, 3″ screen, and 1000 shot battery life. The camera will be available for £299

“The new EX-H10 by Casio combines cutting edge Japanese technology with the most stylish, ultra-slim design in their first “Superzoom” camera. An impressive 10x optical zoom will take users to the heart of the action without compromising image quality; and a 24mm wide angle lens allows the camera to squeeze more in each shot – making it ideal for landscapes. The perfect travel partner, this slim camera can fit easily into a pocket and will keep shooting for nearly three times longer than its rivals. Casio’s pioneering long lasting battery in the EX-H10 has the incredible capacity to take 1,000 shots with one charged battery, ensuring that a fully charged camera will shoot all week*.”

Casio’s EX-H10 also helps users to get faultless shots with a range of easy to use photographic modes, including: Auto Best Shot, Make-up Shot and Face Recognition, so that whatever is being shot the EX-H10 will adjust its settings for the ideal image.

10X optical zoom lens and 4X digital zoom – This new camera boasts up to 40X zoom with the combination of 10X optical and 4X digital with 12.1 million effective pixels. Take pictures of entire buildings or far away objects without losing focus.

24mm wide lens – No need to step back to take that panoramic shot. with a 24mm wide lens the EX-H10 has the capacity to view a landscape, building or entire scene in just one frame.

1,000 shot battery life – Casio has improved the battery life of the camera to make it one of the longest lasting camera batteries on the market. So even for the most extravagant of snappers this camera will last the week*.

The EX-H10 retails at £299 and can be purchased from all good camera stockists and www.casioatcarnaby.co.uk.

Panasonic Lumix TZ6 ZS1 Review at DigiCamReview (Cameras)

Posted by – June 4, 2009

Panasonic Lumix TZ6
DigiCamReview.com have reviewed the new Panasonic Lumix TZ6 (aka ZS1) and rated the pocket zoom as one of the best ultra zooms available, offering a 12x optical zoom lens, a 2.7″ screen, and a 10 megapixel sensor, the camera features optical image stabilisation and still fits it your pocket. It’s available for £205 making it one of the cheapest (and possibly best) pocket zoom cameras available.